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Metaverse and Virtual Reality Safety Tips for Parents

Metaverse and Virtual Reality Safety Tips for Parents

You've probably heard the term "Metaverse," which is a broad term for what many people think will be the next generation of the internet. At the heart of the metaverse is "virtual reality" and its close cousin "augmented reality." Virtual reality is when you are...

Metaverse: What’s the Risk?

Metaverse: What’s the Risk?

by Larry MagidThis post first appeared in the Mercury News You've probably heard the term "metaverse," which is being embraced by numerous tech companies. The company formerly known as Facebook is so committed to the idea, that it's renamed itself "Meta" to symbolize...

Ask Trish: What’s the Metaverse?

Ask Trish: What’s the Metaverse?

By Trisha Prabhu Dear Trish: Everyone keeps talking about “the Metaverse” but I’m not sure what exactly that is. Can you tell me more? First and foremost, to answer your question – I can absolutely tell you more, and that’s exactly what we’ll do in this post. But...

Facebook Not Alone in Embrace of ‘Metaverse’

Facebook Not Alone in Embrace of ‘Metaverse’

This post first appeared in the Mercury News by Larry Magid As you've undoubtedly heard, Facebook has renamed itself Meta. Some people thought that was in response to the company's recent troubles, but a company the size of Facebook doesn't go through a major...

Smart Glasses are Yet Another Privacy Challenge

Smart Glasses are Yet Another Privacy Challenge

by Larry Magid This post first appeared in the Mercury News Facebook and Ray-Ban are now collaborating on smart glasses, called “Ray-Ban Stories.” It’s not the first product of its kind but, it’s particularly noteworthy because of its progeny. Facebook as you know, is...